Nick Park was born 6th December 1958. He’s an English filmmaker of stop motion animation who is best known as the creator of the beloved Wallace and Gromit, also Shaun the Sheep. He grew up with a keen interest in drawing cartoons and as a 13 year old made films with his mother. Also he liked to invent things and would send items into blue peter, such as a bottle that squeezed out different colored wool. In 1985 he joined the staff of Aardman Animation where he worked as an animator on commercial products.